The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / South West
Rank 48 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 289 212 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.75% 3.65% 5.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 3.77% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 233 144 222
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4851 5629 5826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.48% 97.03% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4023 4668 4922
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,116 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +41 125 £65,000 +4.00% 13
Gloucestershire -1 40 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Wiltshire +13 34 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Somerset -6 34 £58,750 -9.61% 2
Dorset +11 17 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Devon +4 3 £45,000 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 156 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (28.95%) Finance
3 146 (27.44%) TOGAF
4 107 (20.11%) .NET
5 102 (19.17%) Java
6 88 (16.54%) Security Cleared
7 82 (15.41%) Microsoft
8 76 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (13.35%) Retail
10 70 (13.16%) SOA
11 69 (12.97%) ITIL
12 66 (12.41%) PRINCE2
12 66 (12.41%) SaaS
13 65 (12.22%) SQL
14 62 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (11.47%) SC Cleared
15 61 (11.47%) Manufacturing
16 60 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 60 (11.28%) Big Data
17 59 (11.09%) DV Cleared
18 57 (10.71%) Management Information System
19 55 (10.34%) SAP
19 55 (10.34%) MODAF
20 53 (9.96%) Technical Architecture
20 53 (9.96%) Service Management
21 52 (9.77%) C#
21 52 (9.77%) Mentoring
22 50 (9.40%) SQL Server
23 49 (9.21%) Oracle
23 49 (9.21%) UML

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.51%) Apache
2 22 (4.14%) JBoss
3 14 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (2.63%) Mule
4 12 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.07%) IIS
6 10 (1.88%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.50%) Apache Pig
8 8 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.56%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.56%) CMS
11 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.38%) Confluence
12 2 (0.38%) Documentum
12 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (2.82%) MS Office
4 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.38%) CATIA
5 2 (0.38%) InDesign
5 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.19%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.19%) InVision
6 1 (0.19%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 19 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (2.07%) SAP CRM
3 8 (1.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (1.13%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.38%) ENOVIA
6 2 (0.38%) Maximo
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.41%) SaaS
2 62 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (3.95%) PaaS
5 16 (3.01%) IaaS
6 11 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.56%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.38%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.19%) GitHub
11 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.19%) Office 365
11 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.20%) DNS
2 16 (3.01%) DHCP
3 12 (2.26%) VPN
4 11 (2.07%) Network Security
4 11 (2.07%) SAN
5 8 (1.50%) Firewall
6 7 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (0.94%) Internet
8 5 (0.94%) Junos
9 4 (0.75%) WAN
10 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.56%) MPLS
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.38%) HTTP
11 2 (0.38%) LAN
11 2 (0.38%) SSL
11 2 (0.38%) Wireless
12 1 (0.19%) GLBP
12 1 (0.19%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.28%) Big Data
2 50 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 37 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (4.89%) Hadoop
5 25 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (2.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (2.26%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.88%) MySQL
9 10 (1.88%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.32%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.13%) Power BI
12 5 (0.94%) DB2
13 4 (0.75%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.75%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.75%) JIRA
1 4 (0.75%) JUnit
1 4 (0.75%) Mockito
1 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.56%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.38%) AccuRev
3 2 (0.38%) Ant
3 2 (0.38%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.38%) Gradle
3 2 (0.38%) Maven
3 2 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.38%) Selenium
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 154 (28.95%) Finance
2 71 (13.35%) Retail
3 61 (11.47%) Manufacturing
4 44 (8.27%) Banking
5 36 (6.77%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.32%) Electronics
7 21 (3.95%) Aerospace
7 21 (3.95%) Marketing
8 12 (2.26%) Publishing
9 10 (1.88%) Legal
10 6 (1.13%) Advertising
10 6 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.56%) Local Government
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (20.11%) .NET
2 29 (5.45%) Web Services
3 23 (4.32%) Middleware
4 20 (3.76%) Spring
5 18 (3.38%) HTML
6 16 (3.01%) ASP.NET
7 15 (2.82%) SOAP
8 14 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 14 (2.63%) CSS
9 13 (2.44%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.07%) REST
11 10 (1.88%) Apache Camel
11 10 (1.88%) J2EE
11 10 (1.88%) Spring MVC
11 10 (1.88%) XML
12 9 (1.69%) WCF
13 8 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (1.32%) React
15 6 (1.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 40 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 29 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.38%) NHS
5 18 (3.38%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.44%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.26%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.07%) CESG
9 11 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.88%) EPoS
11 9 (1.69%) User Experience
11 9 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.13%) DataPower
12 6 (1.13%) Smartcard
13 5 (0.94%) CMDB
13 5 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.94%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.83%) Windows
2 27 (5.08%) Linux
3 22 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.75%) Android
7 4 (0.75%) CentOS
7 4 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.38%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.38%) Solaris
8 2 (0.38%) Unix
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (27.44%) TOGAF
3 76 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (13.16%) SOA
5 69 (12.97%) ITIL
6 66 (12.41%) PRINCE2
7 60 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (10.34%) MODAF
9 53 (9.96%) Service Management
9 53 (9.96%) Technical Architecture
10 52 (9.77%) Mentoring
11 49 (9.21%) UML
12 47 (8.83%) Scrum
13 44 (8.27%) ERP
14 40 (7.52%) Presales
15 37 (6.95%) Enterprise Architecture
15 37 (6.95%) Information Security
16 36 (6.77%) CRM
16 36 (6.77%) Cybersecurity
16 36 (6.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.17%) Java
2 65 (12.22%) SQL
3 52 (9.77%) C#
4 24 (4.51%) Python
5 15 (2.82%) C
6 14 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.50%) RPG
8 7 (1.32%) PHP
9 6 (1.13%) C++
10 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.56%) VB
13 2 (0.38%) ES6
13 2 (0.38%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.19%) Perl
14 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.19%) VBA
14 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 61 (11.47%) SC Cleared
3 59 (11.09%) DV Cleared
4 42 (7.89%) Degree
5 34 (6.39%) CISSP
6 24 (4.51%) CISA
7 23 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (4.32%) GIAC
8 22 (4.14%) CCNA
9 21 (3.95%) CEH
10 18 (3.38%) CISM
10 18 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (3.38%) SANS
11 12 (2.26%) MCSE
11 12 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.69%) CCIE
12 9 (1.69%) EMC Certification
13 7 (1.32%) ISEB
14 6 (1.13%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.26%) QA
2 21 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (3.20%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.44%) RMADS
5 12 (2.26%) COBIT
6 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.56%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.56%) vSphere
5 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.19%) HDFS
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (2.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 9 (1.69%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.94%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.56%) SCCM
4 3 (0.56%) SCOM
4 3 (0.56%) WSUS
5 2 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.19%) MOM
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.34%) SAP
3 49 (9.21%) Oracle
4 45 (8.46%) VMware
5 37 (6.95%) Cisco
6 21 (3.95%) IBM
7 20 (3.76%) EMC
7 20 (3.76%) hybris
8 18 (3.38%) Citrix
9 15 (2.82%) Adobe
10 12 (2.26%) Juniper
10 12 (2.26%) Software AG
11 11 (2.07%) NetApp
12 8 (1.50%) HP
12 8 (1.50%) Infor
13 7 (1.32%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.32%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.13%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.94%) ATG
15 5 (0.94%) BMC
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Flexi time, 20% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon, Northampton, Bournemouth, London,...
Nationwide
Salary: £46,150 - £55,830 plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Northampton, Bournemouth, London,...
Nationwide
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago